Associate of Applied Science in Paramedic
The Associate Applied Science in Paramedic provides paramedic students an opportunity to further their education with course work leading to the AAS. Students majoring in A.A.S. Paramedic may complete the required course work prior to or after completion of the Paramedic Technical Certificate curriculum. The following courses are required in addition to the Paramedic Technical Certificate coursework.
|Course Requirements||ACTS Index Number*||Credit Hours|
|ENGL||1013||Composition I||ENGL 1013|
|ENGL||1023||Composition II||ENGL 1023|
|ENGL||2253||Technical Writing||ENGL 2023|
|SPCH||1003||Principles of Speech||SPCH 1003|
|PSYC||2303||General Psychology||PSYC 1103|
|CISS||1013||Introduction to Computers||CPSI 1003|
|MATH||1083||AAS Math Health Professions|
|MATH||1053||College Algebra||MATH 1103|
|Paramedic Course Work||42|
|TOTAL FOR DEGREE||60|
Courses must be completed in the following discipline: *Paramedic
*ARKANSAS COURSE TRANSFER SYSTEM (ACTS)
The Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS) contains information about the transferability of courses within Arkansas public colleges and universities. Students are guaranteed the transfer of applicable credits and the equitable treatment in the application of credits for the admissions and degree requirements. Course transferability is not guaranteed for courses listed in ACTS as “No Comparable Course.” Additionally, courses with a “D” frequently do not transfer and institutional policies may vary. ACTS may be accessed on the Internet by going to the ADHE website and selecting Course Transfer (http://adhe.edu). Courses not having an ACTS number may also transfer. Please consult the receiving institution for complete transfer information.